See? Women’s Shoes Could Be Much, Much Worse

In an age of more comfortable fashion trends, it’s important to remember that things could have gone in a much different direction. Behold the conceptual shoe called ‘Scary Beautiful,’ a collaboration between artist Leanie van der Vyver and Dutch shoe designer René van den Berg. The very high leather shoes lead with the heel and in order to walk, the wearer must place their weight on a the shin part of the shoe, which forces you to…

Well, it’s probably best if you just see for yourself below. (via PSFK)